Being a member of the Chartered Institute of
Legal Executives (CILEx) will be a valuable asset in helping you
develop your legal career.
You will be joining thousands of like-minded
professionals who already have high standing in the legal
There are a number of membership grades open
to you, all of which will provide access to a great range of
Why choose the CILEx route to becoming a lawyer?
For 50 years CILEx has been providing access to legal training
and support for our members. Now, with over 20,000 members CILEx
offers more membership grades, more training opportunities, more
benefits and we work tirelessly to acheive more rights
for our members.
"The rights you achieve as a CILEx lawyer are practically
indistinguishable now from those of solicitors but it is a far
cheaper and more flexible route."
Nick Hanning, former CILEx President, Chartered Legal
Executive Lawyer, Advocate & Partner RWPS Law
Find out more about CILEx
Fellows; the powers and
duties of CILEx members; facts and
figures; and details on becoming a
Chartered Legal Executive Lawyer.
What our members say...
“Becoming a Fellow has transformed my life and career. I am now
a qualified lawyer and gain far wider recognition within my
company, the profession and the courts. The opportunities available
to Chartered Legal Executive lawyers now – to become judges and
partners - are tremendous.”
Gary Claeys, Chartered Legal Executive lawyer, Silverbeck